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They Were Dolphins by T. Pascal
You set the price! Words: 37,890. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A boy imagines himself as a dolphin to escape the sufferings of his youth. This heartbreaking tale deals with difficult topics but ultimately allows hope to survive in even the most trying circumstances.
Stella by Ryan Scott
Price: Free! Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.
Caged by Carlos A. Williams, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Caged is the short story of a man held captive by his own perception of success. With a passion burning inside of him, waiting to burst out and be shared with the world, he stifles the flames in order to maintain a "safe" existence in a world he didn't create and must live in. He soon realizes that, often, when we feel trapped the only person that can set you free is yourself.
Pickin' Pete Stepped On A Rake by Bill Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short story about Pete, mentally challenged due to injuries sustained in a car wreck years ago, and the events that led him to call into question his world view.
Frost by David Rose
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about love and frost, family and healing. A father and daughter in a small mountain town suffer the impact of a bitter snowstorm.
I Just Let Her Die by Bill Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Short Story about Jessica--a young woman whose conscience burns to confess a wrong--and what happens after she answers an unexpected knock at her door.
To My Daughter, Book One by Shaina Richmond
Price: Free! Words: 57,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Susie, of Shaina Richmond's "Safe With Me" series, writes a journal to her soon-to-be-born daughter. Susie was fifteen years old when her mother passed away. Five years later, she learned that her paternity was a lie. Motivated by the recent loss of a friend, Susie starts a journal with the hope that, in the unfortunate case of her own untimely passing, her precious daughter will know her truth.
The Catcher In The Rye (A Short Story, 2016) by John Lennard Lee
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An intriguing story about a poor artist attending a street demonstration and his encounter with an attractive psychiatrist. Thanks for reading. John Lennard Lee.
Transitions 2 by Hallett German
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Every day we face moments of imbalance due to our thoughts and feelings, These Mahayana Buddhist-inspired stories show how we can return to calm and peace to counter our stress-free lives. These include stories based on Dogen's, Milarepa's and Bodhidharma's experiences and how they apply to everyday living.
Ri'Ra' Ruckus by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author (Agent 33) goes to the official Liverpool FC bar in uptown Charlotte for the Europa League match with Villarreal (at Anfield). After the game, he heads downstairs and finds an open seat at the bar, as a Cinco de Mayo party commences. The man to his right helps supply a nice 'replacement' conversation. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 2,000 words.
Solpadol by J.W. Carey
Price: Free! Words: 27,220. Language: British English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Solpadol is a story about self-destruction, drug dependency and unrequieted love. Taking place over the course of a single day, Solpadol is another semi-confessional, semi-fictional piece of work that blurs the lines between fiction and reality. This time, love is the overwhelming theme of the narrative, with much of the day revolving around a single conversation.
The Hawk: Part Eight by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 66,860. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Laurie heads west to confirm Seth’s assertions, but doesn’t plan on sharing this strange truth with Stanford. While Sam and Renee add to their family, Lynne and Jane find themselves no longer living alone, yet Eric remains east as Seth wraps up his stay in Florida.
Evolution for the Mentally Deranged by The author is Nobody
Price: Free! Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Evolution for the Mentally Deranged: - A beautiful girl from Texas. - A PhD student on the lam. - More pharmaceuticals than you can imagine. - A journey that stretches from the Mayan temples of Mexico to the TEFL jungles of Seoul. - The seductive power of Thailand and its infamous 'ladies' of the night. - A transformative mystical experience. Welcome to the crazy odyssey of Francis E. Fletcher.
Two Sisters Times Two by Jeffrey Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 104,630. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
What happens when you take two sisters stuck in middle age and join them with two sisters struggling to enter adulthood and stir them all together in the cauldron of life's trials? This novel picks up the story of Brooke and Leah Fulcher now in their fifties and adds Jodie and Penni, Brooke's daughters, to their mix, creating emotional entanglements beyond the sum of those parts.
Нью-Йоркские Чайки by Petr Nemirovskiy
Price: Free! Words: 59,540. Language: Russian. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Проза Петра Немировского написана в такой манере, что у читателя возникает ощущение, будто он находится в кинотеатре, где смотрит классные американские фильмы
The King of the Land by Justin M. King
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The King of the Land is a short story parable about embracing the virtues of wisdom and patience while avoiding the flaws of greed and short-sightedness.
Uber And Under by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
On a whim, the author (Agent 33) calls up Agent 889 to ask him about his Uber driving experience in the Charlotte area. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1300 words. Real-life accuracy: 98% Sorry, no Mr. Malloy. Sex: None. Violence: None. Drug usage: Mentioned in passing.
Beautiful Tears: A Contemporary Fiction Short Story by David Duane Kummer
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
"Please get down." It's a dark, stormy, windy night in the city. The bridge holds many secrets. Two women that want to die, yet can't. They survive. This passionate, emotional story about the power of forgiveness takes you far away, to a city you'll always remember and never forget. Follow me to the place where mercy and grace mingle, where love and pain go hand-in-hand. Follow me to the bridge
Running for President, Stories by Jack Quinn
Price: Free! Words: 25,680. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A collection of three short stories based on the life of the fictional psychotic presidential candidate Jason Wilder. The stories portray him as a university student, as a candidate for governor of Arizona, and as the choice of the fabulously rich Hogson Brothers for the office of president of the United States. Together the stories form a satire on today's dysfunctional presidential politics.